Community, Cottage Grove

Celebrating carousel success with a skydive

Destiny Duerst looks at the world in awe during her first skydiving adventure on Saturday. Photo provided

Spirits were high Saturday morning, as a handful of board members from The Friends of the Cottage Grove Carousel Committee (Carousel Friends) met up at the Creswell Airport for a much-anticipated adventure.
Over the past few years, board members and volunteers have worked fervently to restore a vintage 1929 carousel to be installed as a permanent fixture in Cottage Grove. Every horse, animal and chariot have been fixed up, freshly painted, and . . .